Researching what the Houston music scene was like 20 years ago has been an eye-opening experience, to put it mildly. In that benighted era, the world was very analog. Musicians could design a gig flyer or type up some lyrics on their computers, maybe fiddle around with some primitive MIDI-type softw ... More >>
Recent local releases by Screwtape, John Egan and Southern Backtones have Houston on the brain.
Your guide to the bands and venues.
Photo by Liana LopezNick Gaitan and Umbrella ManOh, yes, it is that time again, time for the Houston Press Music Awards Showcase You can almost smell it...well, hopefully not. This week we will be profiling the bands who will be performing at this Saturday's HPMA showcase at venues all over ... More >>
A songsmith picks up the pieces and returns to Houston in triumph
David Rice finally throws the switch on greenelectric
Alice's Tin Pony breaks from the gate with Hate Book
The Jinkies don't care if they are or they aren't. They just want to rock.
Justice plans to "reinvest" in the community with a sampler of local bands
Arson at the Goat's Head? The latest hippest club, and more.
KLOL to McKenzie: Donna, you ain't no rock and roll mama!
Police lawsuit over CD art blames it on da Rap-a-Lot
Blue thoughts for BCT, and the Karankawas are hungry again
Weeping at the Metropolis, hiding in the Abyss
Handy Houston bluespeople, and the next great wave from -- Katy
Harvey's Club Deluxe has risen from the ashes of its predecessors. Those ashes just may be some prime real estate.
Houston champion Don Sanders and Austin jazzman Tony Campise